A few days back, HTC started rolling out Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update to the dual SIM version of the HTC One and now there is news that it is being rolled out the original HTC One handsets as well. Reportedly the update is a 417 MB file and is currently being rolled out in European countries.
The update is to bring the fallowing changes:
Improvements to Blinkfeed and Zoe features with added support for Instagram
Six new Highlight Video themes
Black bar has been removed, making Home button the menu bar
expandable actionable notifications
New widget support for lock screen ( Lockscreen style also changed)
Launcher bar enhancement
AE/AF enhancements in the camera
photo sphere - a new way to capture panorama photos
Battery percentage now shows in the status bar
Widget panel rearrangement
Google Now can be accessed by swiping up
Daydreams screensaver animations
Multiple user support
Wireless Screen Sharing support for watching videos or youtube on Big Screen via HDMI adopter
The update can be applied by going to Settings > About > Software updates. Obviously, this means that it is being rolled out Over The Air. There is no news on when the update will arrive to India. However Asia.Cnet reports that the update will arrive in Asia this week.In case any one out there, has received it, don't hesitate to comment below.
If you are planning to buy the HTC One now, then here are it's specifications:
HTC One has a 4.7 inch Super LCD 3 capacitive touchscreen display with a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, 1.7GHz quad core Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600 processor, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, 4MP UltraPixel rear camera with BSI sensor, 2.1MP front camera for video calling, 2GB RAM, 32GB/64GB internal storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, 4G, high speed HSPA+, micro USB and a 2,300 mAh battery. The samrtphone is priced at Rs. 41899.